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In Memory of Jason

This is one of two commemoration compilations that I own. Both are great (the other is the We’ve Lost Beauty lp). This double album — In Memory of Jason — is dedicated to the life of Jason, ...

Rye Coalition Demo

After discovering that members of Merel are in Rye Coalition, I made an effort to get into them. I ordered Hee Saw Dhuh Kaet from Gern Blandsten, and then came home soon after to find a box strewn ...

Reach Out

This is one of the first records I got. I had a friend in gym class (in, I dunno, 1995, when I was a sophomore), and he was into hardcore. He had a tape with some Antischism and Heroin and Apeface ...

Breathing Walker

This album was requested by GabbaGabbaHey from Hardcore for Nerds. Here it is. Enjoy! Vermin Scum re-released this lp in 2000. It was originally released in 1990. I don’t know a ton about th...

Nuzzle

Today I filled my suitcase full of stereo stuff and traveled over the next state over. I felt pain a lot while hauling it the final blocks to my house, but then I set it right up, and now I am happ...

A direction

I’ve come across this great project by Operation Phoenix, wherein old and out of print issues of punk rocking ‘zines are digitized and made available to download and read. One ‘zine, HeartattaCk, i...

When inspiration strikes

A few years ago, when working at the Arts Library at UC Santa Barbara, I found this resting forgotten on one of the public computer terminals. For over three years I’ve kept it pressed within the p...

Every Friday is Macy’s Day Fridays

Here’s another gag for you to enjoy.

Intense Flames of Love

I’ve been meaning to make more gag comics. They are good exercises, both in drawing and in trying to be funny. So I’m going to work harder on making them and on posting them to this website. Keep i...

Pinball Champion

After my stunning loss two weeks ago at the Shorty’s Annual Pinball Tournament in Seattle (88 people entered — I lost my first match, won my next two, and was eliminated in the fourth), I came back...

Founded 2005. Over the years I've posted writing, comics, ringtones, and stuff about maps, bikes, programming, pinball. And I had a robust music blog mostly about '90s hardcore punk (category = music).